|Abandonment ID:|| 00160|
|Ship name:||Rio Tagus|
|Flag:||St. Vincent & Grenadines|
|7-digit IMO no.:||7435149|
|Port of abandonment:||Sete, France|
|Abandonment date:||3 November 2010|
|Notification date:||16 December 2010|
|Reporting Member Govt. or Org.:||ITF|
|No. of Seafarers:||10|
|Nationalities:||Egypt(1); Ghana(8); Ukraine(1)|
|Circumstances:||Vessel detained by PSC, Conservatory arrest with cargo owner for damages, Port's Agent also arrested vessel for unpaid fees. Crew contacted ITF for delayed and low wages and unseaworthy vessel asking for repatriation.|
|Actions taken:||16 December 2010: Other|
Direct negotiation o/b with Crew Manager.
|Repatriation status:||16 December 2010: Repatriation pending|
|Payment status:||15 December 2010: Payment Pending|
US$ 23,637 outstanding at 15 December.
|Comments and Observations:||ITF (16 December 2010)|
Cooperation with both local Seamen's club and Marseille S. Club.